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Real Wedding | Dylan + Jeff Pizzas, Wedding Day, Civil Wedding, Parties, Wedding Ideas, Wedding Photography, Ideas, Real Weddings, Large Weddings

Jeff and Dylan were set up by their mutual friend, Milan in the spring of 2017. "He was convinced that we would be a perfect match. I agreed to the date knowing Milan would be there as a buffer however, let him know that I was not looking for anything serious. Meeting Jeff was like listening to a song for the first time and knowing it would be my favorite. The connection was immediate. After just one date, it had felt like we had known each other for years." "Jeff claims that he knew I was…

Merryn Maynard
Wedding Photography, Wedding Inspiration, Wedding Photos, Wedding Photographers, Wedding Couples, Wedding Groom, Wedding Photo Inspiration, Real Weddings, Wedding Portraits

Hayley and Matias met in 2014 on Tinder of all places! "I think we both knew it was a done deal at the time, but we still took 5 years and 2 apartments to really get to know each other before getting engaged during a trip to Italy in 2019. We both lived in Brooklyn for about 11 years (and throughout our entire relationship), until a new job offer brought us to Oakland, CA in May 2021. We basically moved cross-country and then had two months to plan a wedding that was going to be back in NY!"

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Sydney and Nick work in the wedding industry, so they had a list of trends and formalities they knew didn’t seem like them. "But we didn’t have a single idea of what we actually wanted for our own day - until Nick’s dad offered his childhood home as a venue. From there, we created the most personalized wedding experience we couldn’t have dreamed of."

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Madison and Jonathan planned their own wedding. "Doing it ourselves was quite a fun challenge. We both are creatives, so we felt we could do it on our own. The goal was to make it feel like an old Hollywood Oscars after party. "

Kathryn Brooks Kelley
Engagements, Wedding Photography, Wedding Inspiration, Wedding Photos, Wedding Portraits, Wedding Trends, Wedding Shoot, Wedding Pics, Modern Wedding Inspiration

Casey and Matt never felt forced into any particular traditions when planning their NYC wedding. "Our style was always focused on simplistic, moody and sleek accents and when we had visited our venue a few times prior to our wedding, we had thought that the restaurant on the 2nd floor and adjoining bar would be the perfect spot to create a 'Gossip Girl' meets 'Mad Men' style event."